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Minnesota dentists say they pay out of pocket for many poor patients
Minnesota officials eye election changes
North Dakota sets export record
Weathermon accepts Circle of Friends executive director position
Crookston nuns oppose death penalty for Sjodin’s killer, other death row inmates
crime and courts
GIRLS HOCKEY: Bismarck shuts out Dickinson in tournament opener
BOYS HOCKEY: Bismarck downs Red River in state hockey tournament
BOYS HOCKEY: Central downs Mandan in state hockey opener
NFL: Judge overturns Peterson suspension
VIDEO: UND is ready for St. Cloud State
Kat Perkins coming back to Medora
AWARDS WATCH: Each Best Picture nominee goes home with Oscar
AT THE MOVIES: 'Focus' ... 'The Lazarus Effect' ... 'Still Alice'
Browser's Blackout Bingo
Lady Gaga will star in American Horror Story season 5
life & style
Lloyd D. Wilmer
Jared Lothspeich whitetail
Jared Lothspeich mule deer
Alicia Erickson perch
Minnesota moose calf study works through setbacks, including calves being eaten by predators
OUR OPINION: Work hard to keep hockey tourney in Grand Forks
Tina Smith: High-speed Internet isn't nice, it's necessary
Eric Fisher and Dan Dorman: Workforce housing key to Greater Minnesota's growth
OUR OPINION: School board members shouldn't skip evaluations
ROB PORT: Invocation episode reveals anti-Muslim bias
February 23, 2015
Summit participants say 53-year-old Cuba trade ban hurtful
ST. PAUL -- A "farmer" who plants seeds the same way for years and they do not grow, "you probably are not a farmer," Cargill Inc. Vice President Devry Boughner Vorwerk told a Monday summit on restoring relations with Cuba. That was her description about how the United States...
news / agriculture
February 23, 2015 - 9:13pm
February 17, 2015
US, Canadian groups collaborate on cross-border trade
The CWB, formerly known as the Canadian Wheat Board, was privatized in 2011, and the change is still generating questions in both Canada and the U.S. Now, a group of Canadian and U.S. nonprofit and trade organizations has published new information that will help commercial grain...
news / agriculture
February 17, 2015 - 6:00am
December 30, 2014
Report says North Dakota leads the nation in fiber optic internet access
FARGO – North Dakota leads the nation in high-speed fiber optic access to the Internet, according to a report released Monday. “We have made it a priority to deploy a high-speed Internet network throughout the state,” said Jasper Schneider, acting administrator for the U.S....
news / region
December 30, 2014 - 12:30am
December 29, 2014
U.S. population at 320.09 million, up 0.7 percent from previous year
WASHINGTON - The U.S. population is seen at 320.09 million people as of Jan. 1, up 0.73 percent from a year earlier, the Census Bureau said on Monday. The Census Bureau said in a statement that the figure represents an increase of about 11.35 million people, or 3.67 percent, since...
December 29, 2014 - 11:20pm
Indonesia expands search for missing AirAsia jet, U.S. sends warship
JAKARTA - Countries around Asia on Tuesday stepped up the search for an AirAsia plane carrying 162 people that is presumed to have crashed in shallow waters off the Indonesian coast, with Washington also sending a warship to help find the missing jet. Soelistyo, head of Indonesia's...
December 29, 2014 - 11:15pm
WORLD JUNIORS: U.S. tops Slovakia
MONTREAL -- Thatcher Demko didn’t have a whole lot of work on Monday afternoon. But the Boston College goaltender was able to deny a couple of breakaways in leading the United States to a 3-0 shutout win over Slovakia in pool play at the World Junior Championship. With the...
December 29, 2014 - 10:44pm
December 28, 2014
In U.S.-Cuba prisoner swap, mystery surrounds the unnamed 53
HAVANA - Cuba's most prominent dissidents say they have been kept in the dark by U.S. officials over a list of 53 political prisoners who will be released from jail as part of a deal to end decades of hostility between the United States and Cuba. For years, dissident leaders have...
December 28, 2014 - 11:27pm
U.S.-led coalition in Afghanistan formally ends; about 13,000 foreign troops remain in country
KABUL- The U.S.-led coalition in Afghanistan formally ended its combat mission on Sunday, more than 13 years after an international alliance ousted the Taliban government for sheltering the planners of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on American cities. About 13,000 foreign troops,...
December 28, 2014 - 11:25pm
December 18, 2014
As easy targets thin, Syria air strikes by US allies plunge
As U.S. fighter jets pound Islamic State targets in Syria, Washington's coalition allies appear increasingly absent from the air war.
news / politics
December 18, 2014 - 7:44pm
December 17, 2014
Spy freed from Cuban prison hailed as secret U.S. hero
President Barack Obama hailed him as one of the best spies America has ever had in Cuba, but precious little is known about the Cuban man freed...
news / politics
December 17, 2014 - 6:50pm